Meaning of “see sth out” in the English Dictionary

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"see sth out" in British English

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see sth out

phrasal verb with see uk /siː/ us /siː/ verb present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen

to wait or last until the end of a difficult event or situation:

The besieged town doesn't have enough food to see the month out.
They saw out the storm in the best shelter they could find.

(Definition of “see sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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